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Programming for research – Ondřej Vávra and Jan Štourač

The prize of the Dean of the Faculty of Science of Masaryk University was awarded to two researchers from the Protein Engineering team of the International Clinical Research Center of St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno. In the category of the Best Student of the Doctoral Study Program, Ondřej Vávra and Jan Štourač received it, as […]

CZECRIN Annual Scientific Conference

The CZECRIN research infrastructure invites all interested parties to its annual scientific conference 2021. The conference program is already out there and you can view it on the CZECRIN website. If you are interested in a topic, but you have already blocked the date, you can still register for the conference and get a record […]

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Recruiting for a new Kardiovize study starting now!

Thank you for your great interest, the study is already full. Do you want to prevent the development of diabetes? Not satisfied with your weight? Are you not feeling well in your body? These three questions are part of the campaign for recruitment to a new project to support the right lifestyle, which will start […]

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Czech-Japanese cooperation – a new way of treating achondroplasia

Prevent activation of the cellular receptor, which slows growth and causes achondroplasia. A groundbreaking method of treating genetic disorders of growth has been described by scientists from the International Clinical Research Center of St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno (FNUSA-ICRC) and Masaryk University in Brno, together with Japanese colleagues. The key substance in this case is […]

Obesity as a trigger of neurodegenerative diseases?

RNDr. Jan Fröhlich, Ph.D. and Dr. Manlio Vinciguerra of the Epigenetics, Metabolism and Aging FNUSA-ICRC Research team, in collaboration with a research institute at the Medical University in Varna, published a successful review summarizing current knowledge on the effect of adipomyokines / metabotrophic factors on the development and progression of cardiometabolic (CMD) and neurodegenerative diseases. […]

2nd Hands-on Computational Enzyme Design Course

The Hands-on Computational Enzyme Design Course is a highly practical and interactive course meant primarily for protein and metabolic engineers with no prior experience in computer modelling and bioinformatics. Other experts willing to broaden their current computational protein design toolbox can also benefit from this course. A team of experts and software developers provide training […]

The European Commission has awarded the prestigious HR Excellence in Research Award (HR Award) to our center

Improving the quality of care for human resources, transparent recruitment and selection of employees, support for the development of professional growth, equal working and salary conditions for women and men and many other benefits. All this means the HR AWARD, which confirms that the International Clinical Research Center of St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno (FNUSA-ICRC) […]

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Online broadcast will revive Stroke Day

On Saturday, May 15, we commemorate the Day of the Fight against Stroke. St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno, together with the Sarema Rehabilitation Center, prepared a live broadcast on the topic on her Facebook page. Stroke is the second most common cause of death in the world. Every fourth person is at risk and affects […]

Kardiovize is Co-leading a Consortium of Cardiometabolic Risk Factors METRICS

An important research team within the International Clinical Research Center of St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno (FNUSA-ICRC) is Kardiovize. It is a cardiovascular prevention program in Central and Eastern Europe based on population analysis. One percent of the population of the city of Brno participates in it and the data from the research have a […]

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Study: European visceral fat has different cut-off values

Kardiovize research team of the International Clinical Research Center of St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno (FNUSA-ICRC) has published a new publication dealing with visceral fat. This is the first such published study in Europe. The new Kardiovize publication deals with visceral fat, ie fat stores that are stored around vital organs. “It turned out that […]